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gokhan214 says

when we create an html template, do we have to include the psd version or just the files that would need to be edited by the buyer such as logo, price tables, e.t.c.?

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UltraDesigns says

You should include whole psd file :)

Good luck!

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MNKY says

Well, you can include what you want, you can include full layout PSD ’s or just elements or even not include any PSD files. But it may increase your item’s value (price) if you include full PSD .

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gokhan214 says

what if i dont even need to create a template in psd format?i never create a pure psd format as i dont even need to i can just create elements seperately and code them, that saves a lot times for me

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cosmincotor says

While it’s not mandatory to include a PSD for each page, you should include them.

Including them will help your customers when they customize the pages (they can create a quick preview before editing any HTML /CSS), and will bring you more sales ;)

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sevenspark Volunteer moderator says

If you have a PSD , include it – it’ll add value. If not, don’t – it’s not required.

I have an HTML template without a PSD (since it was designed in-browser), and it hasn’t been an issue.

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gokhan214 says

well i gotta delete my work which i ve been working on for almost a week and re-create something else then :( and i really did like it :(

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Monkify says

...as i dont even need to i can just create elements seperately and code them, that saves a lot times for me

It’s not about what’s easy for you, it’s about what the customer wants. Obviously the PSD is not required, but it’s often considered essential by customers. You’ll get people complaining if you don’t include the PSD files.

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duotive says


...as i dont even need to i can just create elements seperately and code them, that saves a lot times for me
It’s not about what’s easy for you, it’s about what the customer wants. Obviously the PSD is not required, but it’s often considered essential by customers. You’ll get people complaining if you don’t include the PSD files.

I did not see a single customer change the PSD files from the themes we created. :))

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Monkify says



...as i dont even need to i can just create elements seperately and code them, that saves a lot times for me
It’s not about what’s easy for you, it’s about what the customer wants. Obviously the PSD is not required, but it’s often considered essential by customers. You’ll get people complaining if you don’t include the PSD files.
I did not see a single customer change the PSD files from the themes we created. :))

We had complaints for not including PSD files to our first theme and I know of quite a few people specifically who have used our PSD files.

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